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1971.557.3 (RS116370)

Description

Circular bulbous body with scalloped curvinlinear mouth with spout at front; molded scroll handle; underglaze blue and green; overglaze iron red; gilt and pink lustre decoration in floral sprigs and large blossoms in "Gaudy Dutch" tradition; lustre bands at shoulder and foot; brown highlights on handle and spout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
gilding
overglazing
porcelain
soft paste porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
creamers
Dutch
Floral
floral patterns
Gaudy Dutch
Gilded
gilding
Overglazed
overglazing
PITCHER, CREAM
Porcelain
porcelain
soft paste porcelain
Soft-Paste Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
3.375 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.557.3
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5176

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